Contact Us

[UPDATE] I-49 Back Open After Morning Wreck Involving McDonald’s Truck

[UPDATE 2]  No injuries reported from this morning’s 18-wheeler wreck involving a McDonald’s truck.  State Police Trooper Matt Harris says the refigerated truck was carrying food products, when the driver lost control and left the roadway around mile marker 162 in DeSoto Parish and ended up in a ditch.  He says it took less time than expected to bring in another truck to offload the goods from the wrecked truck and load them onto another.  The roadway was shut down for a couple of hours until that was finished.  Harris says no perishable goods were harmed in the process.

[UPDATE 1]  The portion of I-49 shut down because of a wreck earlier this morning is now back open.  We’re working to get details about what happened there.  Stay with 710 KEEL for updates.

[ORIGINAL STORY]  An accident has part of I-49 shut down. The state Department of Transportation and Development says I-49 N in DeSoto Parish, from LA 177 to US 84, is closed while clean-up is going on. Your recommended alternate route is LA 177 to LA 1 to US 84 to I-49. We’ll let you know when things are back open again.

Best of 710 KEEL

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://710keel.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KEEL VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KEEL VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.